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7350 - Electrical Transmission and Power Distribution Line Worker
The positions located in Moccasin and San Francisco and are within our Hetch Hetchy Division and Power Enterprise.

Under general supervision, performs skilled line work in the installation, construction, maintenance and repair of overhead and underground line for power lines and/or high voltage overhead transmission and distribution lines, as well as rigging blocks, splicing wires and operating hydraulic lift buckets, and performs related duties as required.

Essential Functions
  1. Essential functions require the ability to analyze and locate faults in transmission and distribution lines; climb high poles and transmission towers using rigging techniques; drive overhead line trucks and keep routine records of work time and materials used.
  2. Installs, repairs, and maintains high tension overhead transmission systems, related feeder lines, towers and poles; performs such maintenance activities when lines are energized as well as de-energized.
  3. Maintains, operates, and adjusts electrical transmission and primary power substations ranging from 600 to 230,000 voltage, including circuit breakers, relays, batteries, and controls.
  4. Installs and maintains underground and overhead power lines and feeders and related auxiliary equipment; locates and isolates faulty sections and removes, installs, and makes corrections where necessary.
  5. Installs watt-hour meter systems, connects potential transformers, current transformers, phase shifting transformers, test switches, reactive meters, demand meters, and watt-hour meters.
  6. Maintains, operates, and repairs high voltage street light system.
  7. Installs, repairs, and maintains high tension overhead transmission systems, related feeder lines, towers and poles; performs maintenance activities when lines are energized as well as de-energized.
  8. Installs and maintains street lighting systems including circuits, poles, arms, and luminaries.
  9. Tests, inspects, repairs, and replaces overhead and underground transmission and distribution lines and circuits.
  10. Maintains utility power generation and transmission systems, and related components, including circuit breakers, relays, switches, and fuses, transformers, busses, and underground cables, feeders, and associated equipment.

Class 7350 Electrical Transmission and Power Distribution Line Worker - High Voltage performs other related duties as assigned.

Nature of Work
The nature of the work involves considerable physical effort and dexterity with frequent exposure to inclement weather and natural elements and working conditions where serious accidents or injuries may occur. Requires knowledge of safety measures related to work on overhead and underground lines, as well as use of respirators.

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Position: 7350 - Electrical Transmission and Power Distribution Line Worker
Organization: San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Location: San Francisco,  CA 
United States
Salary: $134,446 (USD) Annually
Posting Start Date: 6/22/2022
Date Posted: 6/22/2022
Requirements Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications
  1. Two years of verifiable work experience as a journey-level line worker, with pole and transmission systems ranging from 600 to 230,000 volts, with responsibility for construction, installation, maintenance and repair of overhead and underground lines, OR Completion of a State certified electrical line apprenticeship program, AND
  2. Possession of a current, valid Class C California Driver's license. Positions located at Moccasin require a Class A Driver's license within six (6) months of appointment; positions located in San Francisco require a Class B Driver's license with six (6) months of appointment. (Failure to obtain the appropriate driver's license within the specified time period will be cause for termination).
Applicants must meet the minimum qualification requirement by the final filing date unless otherwise noted.

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Status: This listing expires on: 8/21/2022
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Organization Information
Name:
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission
Address:
23 The Embarcadero

San Francisco,  CA 94111
United States
Email:
Phone:
(415) 557-4800
Fax:
Contact:
Stephanie Lim